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Reason for taking: Hot flashes
8/11/2010 3:06:11 PM

Reviewer: lili, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have taken black cohosh for 4 months and it worked almost immediately to lessen the frequency and duration of hot flashes/night sweats. However, it has made me experience lightheadedness and a couple of dizzy spells that resulted in blacking out. My pharmacist thinks this may be an interaction with blood pressure medication (Diovan). Since stopping the black cohosh, the dizziness has dramatic ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Hot flashes
8/9/2010 7:48:24 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:

Reason for taking: Hot flashes
7/19/2010 12:44:49 PM

Reviewer: nemomojo, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
About 7 years ago, I went into menopause and did not want to take any of the harmones so I took estroven. It worked for a while, I then graduated to extra strength estroven. It worked for awhile, then I looked up the main ingredient and started buying it in the store. I took the lowest dosage and it worked. I have increased the dosage over the years (5+ years) and would not trade it for nothing el ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Hot flashes
7/11/2010 12:39:36 PM

Reviewer: tweetypie, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I was thrown into early menopause by chemotherapy. I had preventive chemo and radiation after having a lumpectomy that WAS cancer. Hot flashes became unpredictable and unbearable. Especially at night. Awoke many, many times soaking wet and sleep was constantly interrupted.I was told about Black Cohosh by a client. The nights I had the flashes were bad enough, but when I had 1 during the day at wo ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Hot flashes
6/2/2010 7:09:34 PM

Reviewer: lisalisa17, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Was having hot flashes every hour and it reduced to maybe 3 mild hot spells a day.

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